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[live] Hispanic Heritage Celebration with MERO and Fery Rodriguez: Fundraiser

Hispanic Heritage Celebration and Fundraiser with MERO x Fery Rodriguez!

MERO students will be sharing some of their experiences during their outdoor endeavors. Then, joined by Fery Rodriguez, we will watch Pretty Strong, an amazing film full of strong womxn (one of them being Fernanda!). Afterwards she will speak about her personal experience during the filming of this project.

 

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Join us for an evening of celebrating the dedication, experiences and successes of the Hispanic/Latinx community in the outdoors!

With the central theme of Hispanic Heritage, we will be joined by the MERO program and Fery Rodriguez (the first Mexican female climber to send a 5.14a in Monterrey Nuevo León, Mexico!.

 

In Partnership with MERO:

 

For this watch party, we have partnered with the MERO Program!

A free, after-school environmental education program for English Language Learners attending Menlo Atherton High. MERO utilizes ecological research to expand educational efforts outside the classroom.

When registering for the event, we are asking for an optional, minimum donation of $10. All proceeds will be going to MERO to further support students with the shift to online learning with school supplies and care packages to their families.

For those who are able to donate, we will be holding a raffle after the film and speakers. We will be pulling names during the end of the event. We appreciate your support!

Event Details:

During the course of this event, the MERO students will be sharing some of their experiences during their outdoor endeavors. Then, joined by Fery Rodriguez, we will watch Pretty Strong, an amazing film full of strong womxn (one of them being Fernanda!). Afterwards she will speak about her personal experience during the filming of this project.

Date: September 18, 2020
Time: 5pm – 7pm PST

Event Outline:

5:00pm – 5:15pm ~ Welcome & get to know MERO
5:15pm – 6:30pm ~ Pretty Strong
6:30pm – 6:50pm ~ Fery Rodriguez
6:50pm – 7:00pm ~ Raffle (those who donated)

 

*All proceeds will go directly to the students of MERO, helping provide school supplies and care packages for students’ families.

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September 18 2020

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Date: September 18
Time: 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Cost: $10
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